IT Users (ITQ)

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Qualification type: Award
Level: Level 1
Awarding body C&G
Academic year: 2018/2019
Start date 2018; TBC one day a week 9.30am - 3pm
Duration 6 weeks
Location: Darlington College
Attendance: Short course

Course overview

This course is designed for those who have some experience using a computer but would like to develop their computing skills to enhance their employability, or for those who would simply enjoy learning a new skill.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements are required for this course.

How to enquire/apply

To apply for this course please click the apply button and complete the online application form. If you have any queries with regards to your application or would like further information and support please contact us on 01325 503030.

Studying and learning

Students will complete the following modules:

  • Using a Computer Keyboard
  • Using the Internet
  • Using Email
  • Word Processing Software
How will I be assessed

Modules are assessed using a variety of methods, including;

  • Scenario based assessments
  • Simulations
  • Electronic portfolio

Full tutor support will be provided every step of the way.


What next

For those wishing to develop their skills further, Level 2 ITQ qualifications are currently being designed for learners to progress onto.

Information, advice and support

Darlington College offers a wide range of support including careers guidance, financial assistance, additional learning support, childcare and many more. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Student Services Team on 01325 503030 and they will direct your call to the appropriate college support team.

What if I need support?

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

Enquiry Form

If you have any questions about this course, send us a message using the form below.

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